Assistant Laundry Manager - Melia Doha 5* Hotel

Location
Doha (QA)
Posted
18 Sep 2016
Closes
16 Oct 2016
Sector
Hotel
Job Level
Management

At Meliá Hotels International we value human and professional qualities. We work together to grow in a company that is the leader not only in our different lines of business but also in people management, one of our main foundations. For those reasons and because we know that you are talented, ambitious and are seeking to grow and improve as a professional, we are inviting you to come and achieve your dream with us.

A new journey begins…we invite you to be part of it!

As an Assistant Laundry Manager, you are responsible for running laundry department operations to deliver an excellent Guest and Colleague experience. you will also be required to manage weekly stock ordering and liaise with suppliers to ensure best quality products at acceptable costs. Specifically, you will be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

  • Run Laundry Department operations
  • Manage, train and develop the Laundry team
  • Ensure that linen and housekeeping supplies are ordered and controlled in line with Business and Events
  • Control monthly stock levels and complete monthly stock takes, control stock losses to a minimum
  • Manage weekly stock ordering to ensure par levels are maintained
  • Raise all purchase orders in line with business forecast and needs and reconciles invoices
  • Manage customer service issues quickly and effectively
  • Liaise with suppliers to ensure best quality products at an acceptable cost
  • Manage forecasts, budgets and capital equipment requests
  • Ensure team members adhere to all Health and Safety Regulations
  • Carry out any other reasonable task set by the hotels management

In addition, the candidate should possess:  

  • Previous Laundry experience in similar position
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
  • Highly responsible & reliable
  • Ability to work cohesively with fellow colleagues as part of a team with minimum supervision
  • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times